| Sep 18, 2014
| 2:01 PM
A Christopher Newport University student and football player was arrested on an assault charge and suspended from the team and school, an official said.
The arrest was in connection with an incident that occurred Tuesday during a football team meeting,...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Tuition jumped by 5.2 percent on average at public four-year colleges and universities and by 4.6 percent at community colleges, according to data released Wednesday by the State Council on Higher Education for Virginia.
According to Kirsten Nelson, a...
| Aug 1, 2014
He's served as commissioner of welfare reform for former Gov. George Allen. He's helped raise funds for candidates across the political spectrum — Democrats and Republicans.
Walk into his office at Hampton University and you'll see photos of him...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 12:47 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Virginia's badly gerrymandered congressional and legislative districts are poisoning our politics and leading the state toward a Washington-style gridlock, former Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling told a small group of Peninsula business...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 7:19 AM
Christopher Newport University is hiring for a videographer and a director of web services in the Office of Communications and Public Relations.
Review of applications will begin Aug. 14.
Read the videographer job description here.
Read the director...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 3:57 PM
RICHMOND — When word leaked of a federal investigation into then Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, in the midst of hot election year, there was plenty of grumbling about playing politics — and politics could still pay a role as 12...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 11:55 AM
An alert sent to students this morning said that a suspected sexual assault had been reported at Christopher Newport University.
University police received the report early Sunday morning at a residence hall, according to the alert posted to the...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 8:53 PM
When Gov. Terry McAuliffe announces how he intends to use his executive powers to expand health care coverage for Virginia's poor, it looks as if he's more likely to step cautiously than confrontationally.
With an overwhelming majority in the House of...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Newport News Shipbuilding will christen the Navy's newest submarine Saturday in a ceremony that will more than mark a construction milestone. It will celebrate the legacy of retired U.S. Sen. John Warner, one of Virginia's most venerated leaders.
| Aug 29, 2014
| 5:26 PM
A projected $882 million state budget shortfall will affect local public universities this year, as Christopher Newport University and the College of William and Mary both say they expect to receive less money from the state.
Lori Jacobs, a spokeswoman...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 2:20 PM
The Warwick County Historical Society and City of Newport News are holding a dedication of a historical marker for a former nineteenth century Wawick County farm called Oakville, home to several longstanding Tidewater families.
The Warwick County...